Because it's damaging to democracy. It becomes less "by the people" and more "to the people." And they dont promote anyone. They run smear ads. It would be illegal for them to promote a candidate through their "think tanks." They can only act as if they are educating the public. Surely you know this.<quoted text>Well considering my party currently controls the Senate and Obama is the one who started the illegal and unconstitutional domestic surveillance, I think you have it a bit backward, as per usual. And if you think you will win anyway why do you keep bitching about the Koch bros spending money promoting candidates that better represent their own agenda?
And Obama didn't start domestic spying. That's your man Bush, the admitted international war criminal.